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By Michele C. Hollow of Pet News and Views

Years ago, I was invited to the home of a well known cat behaviorist. I had read all of her books, and was a fan. I couldn’t wait to meet her and her cats.

When she led me inside of her spacious home, my heart sank. It was the […]

In Search of Wildlife

By Michele C. Hollow of Pet News and Views

Many of you know I have been writing about pets and wildlife at Parade, which makes it somewhat difficult in posting as often as I would like here.

I recently interviewed Yanni about his work on behalf of panadas, a marine and his service dog from Afghanistan being reunited […]

Teaching Kids about Animals

While most kids are indoors playing video games, 9-year old Enzo Monfre can be found outdoors observing bugs, hedgehogs, and other critters that are native to his Texas backyard. It’s not that Enzo doesn’t like video games; on the contrary, he enjoys them. He just prefers to be among nature.


Pope Francis on Animals

By Michele C. Hollow of Pet News and Views


I have been curious about Pope Francis’ views on animals. Many of you know he chose his papal name after Saint Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals. I recently had the good fortune to interview Dr. Miguel Diaz, the former U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See […]

At Home with Tillman the Bulldog

Tillman the skateboarding dog of Who Let the Dogs Out? on the Hallmark Channel loves to surf when he is at home. […]

Cartoonist Randy Glasbergen on Pets

Cartoonist Randy Glasbergen talks about the dogs and cats he lives with. He also talks about how he gets inspiration from his animals for his comics. […]

Operation Roger Truckers Find Homes for Cats and Dogs

Operation Roger is a 501 c 3 nonprofit of truckers who transport stray or homeless cats and dogs to loving homes. Often their journeys can be more than 500 mile trips throughout the United States. […]

Charlie Tahan on Pets and His Role in Frankenweenie

Charlie Tahan talks about the Tim Burton film Frankenweenie, dogs, and his love of acting. […]

Tim Burton on Dogs and His New Film Frankenweenie

Director Tim Burton shares an inside scoop on the making of his stop-motion 3D film “Frankenweenie.” He also talks about dogs, and the dog that influenced him to make this movie. […]

A Dog’s Life Remembered in Song

Beautiful animated video pays tribute to a dog’s life from the rock band Alphanaut. […]